Top Daily Stories for March 2010

Mar 14 2010

Joint Operating Environment 2010

Small Wars Council - Sun, 2010-03-14 00:00
Joint Operating Environment 2010 ( *Entry Excerpt:* Joint Operating Environment 2010 ( *Foreword* While
Mar 12 2010

Freedom Seizes Coke From Go-Fast Vessel

Navy News from - Fri, 2010-03-12 00:00
The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), conducting counter-illicit trafficking (CIT) operations in the U.S. 4th Fleet area of focus, intercepted and captured a high-speed "go-fast" vessel carrying more than 1 1/2 tons of cocaine.
Mar 12 2010

Get Yer Anti-Ballistic Missile Shield Here

Foreign Policy - Fri, 2010-03-12 00:00
Where do sheikhs go shopping? Facing the rising threat of a nuclear-armed Iran, they go to weapons shows like the International Defence Exhibition and Conference, where leaders from Cairo to Riyadh are stocking up.
Mar 11 2010

Hijacked UBT Ocean Arrives off Somalia

Maritime News - Security - Thu, 2010-03-11 00:00
On March 8, the chemical tanker Marshall Island flagged UBT Ocean hijacked on March 5, was reported to be in the vicinity off the pirate stronghold east of Haradere.
Mar 11 2010

?JihadJane? case shows weaknesses in the decentralized terror model

Small Wars Council - Thu, 2010-03-11 00:00
?JihadJane? case shows weaknesses in the decentralized terror model ( *Entry Excerpt:* The case of *Colleen R. LaRose*, a.k.a. ?JihadJane,? shows significant weaknesses
Mar 11 2010

Missile Defense: France and Russia Weigh In

USNI Blog - Thu, 2010-03-11 00:00
Two items of note for today’s summary — France may be seriously studying missile defense and Russia’s at it again (re. European Phase Adaptive Approach – PAA). Parlez-vous la D?fense de Missile Balistique ? A recent 65-page study
Mar 10 2010

NEJM Discusses Military?s Role In Haiti

USNI Blog - Wed, 2010-03-10 00:00
For readers that do not know, The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) is the world’s oldest and most influential medical journal. If it matters to doctors, it can be found in the NEJM. On February 24th, NEJM published a description and evaluation
Mar 9 2010

A Pioneer in Naval Oceanography

Navy News from - Tue, 2010-03-09 00:00
In celebration of Women?s History Month it is worth considering the accomplishments of a small, shy marine plankton specialist from Massachusetts named Mary Sears (1905-1997) who became a pioneer in naval oceanography.
Mar 9 2010

An opportunity at Annapolis

USNI Blog - Tue, 2010-03-09 00:00
For those who like to watch the fields our seed-corn grows in; after a very rough year, there is an opportunity again at Annapolis. Via our friend Philip Ewing at Navy Times, Capt. Robert Clark, now commodore of Submarine Squadron 4 at Naval Submarine
Mar 8 2010

The Green Movement Is More Than Facebook

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-03-08 00:00
Why Feb. 11 was no failure for Iran's opposition.


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